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Spats Contest - Honor International Spats Month with Britex!

June 25, 2010 by Britex Fabrics 2 comment(s)

The Spats Contest end date has been extended a month to Monday, August 2nd! Britex Fabrics honors International Spats Month with a spats contest! Whether you call them spats, gaiters or jambieres, Monsieur Du Jour loves them. Spats add a debonair spark to anyone’s attire. Tan suede spats are foppish with summer seersucker pleated pants, and sparkly bubblegum pink patent leather spats are charming for prancing in parades. Here are two directions for making spats; one is an easy pattern from Minnie at thankyoufornotbeingperky, and the other is more complex directions from Threadbanger and Zoh Morrigan.

Contest Details: Send us a photo of your stupendous handmade spats by Monday, August 2nd at high noon. Judges include M. Du Jour and cohorts. The glorious grand prize includes a gift certificate to Britex’ online notions store, plus an additional, extraordinary surprise gift from Britex Fabrics.
Email Britex and Monsieur Du Jour!

2 Response to Spats Contest - Honor International Spats Month with Britex!

  • Laura says:

    The little wheels are turning in my brain of AAALLLL the wonderous things I could turn into spats. Yeah for International Spats Month!!!!!

    June 4, 2010 at 6:50 pm

  • Autumn Adamme says:

    I wanted to clear up some confusion about the spats my beau and I created. He entered the contest as the design was his, but I made them happen.
    Your contest was quite inspiring!

    October 20, 2010 at 6:47 am